noun, plural in·ven·to·ries.
verb (used with object), in·ven·to·ried, in·ven·to·ry·ing.
verb (used without object), in·ven·to·ried, in·ven·to·ry·ing.
Origin of inventory
Synonyms for inventory
Related Words for inventoriedenumerate, register, detail, note, place, classify, file, enter, post, specify, indicate, fix, stipulate, mention, limit, determine, establish, cite, define, rehash
Examples from the Web for inventoried
Contemporary Examples of inventoried
An inventory of a people only reveals that a people cannot be inventoried.What Germans Looked Like
May 10, 2012
Historical Examples of inventoried
As soon as a man was arrested for heresy, his property was sequestrated and inventoried.Folkways
William Graham Sumner
I sat here with them a great while, while my books were inventoried.Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete
Because Maffitt died intestate, his estate was inventoried and appraised.Salona, Fairfax County, Virginia
As soon as the door was shut, she rose very calmly, and inventoried the property.Nasby in Exile
David R. Locke
He refused to plead, was condemned to prison for life, and his goods were inventoried.Chaucer and His England
G. G. Coulton
- the amount or value of a firm's current assets that consist of raw materials, work in progress, and finished goods; stock
- such assets individually
verb -tories, -torying or -toried
Word Origin for inventory
early 15c., from Old French inventoire "inventory, detailed list of goods, catalogue," from Medieval Latin inventorium (Late Latin inventarium) "list of what is found," from Latin inventus, past participle of invenire "to find" (see invention). The verb is first recorded c.1600, from the noun.
An itemized list of a firm's goods that have not yet been sold.